The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 May 1905

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Booth's wharf: schooner Voges from Oswego with coal.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Annandale cleared for Oswego.

The schooner Metzner, from Oswego, with coal, is discharging at Soward's wharf.

The steamer America is all ready for service. She will be inspected on Saturday.

The steamer Argyle will be inspected here on Saturday, and leave on Monday for the west.

The steamer Calvin and consort Ceylon, from Toledo and Toronto, are unloading timber at Garden Island.

The new steamer Montreal, of the Richelieu Navigation company, will have her trial trip on Saturday.

Swift's wharf: steamers Picton up last night; Cornwall up tonight; Rideau King cleared for Ottawa this morning.

The steamer Westmount and consort Minnedosa, from Fort William, with 146,000 bushels of wheat, are expected at the M.T. company elevator tonight.

The steamyacht Albani, the property of G.W. Emmons, Brockville, has arrived there from Kingston, where she wintered, looking smart and trim. The owners are constructing a large dock to accommodate the craft.

Capt. Thomas Donnelly left, early this morning, for the Welland Canal, to look after the steamer Cuba, which smashed Lock 21, and was thrown across the canal by the outflowing waters. Much damage was done to the boat.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 May 1905